Volunteer Facilitator information

DNR forester and landowner walking in landowner's woodlands

If you’ve been using PLT and want to take the next step, consider becoming a facilitator!
Facilitators represent the DNR and present quality PLT workshops across Minnesota.


  • Practice and apply adult education facilitation skills.
  • Free resources and training opportunities.
  • Access to free and low-cost teaching materials for check-out and use.
  • Excellent reference and experience for your career and resume.

Requirements and Expectations

Applicants must:

  • Have previous experience in natural resource education.
  • Desire to help educators learn how to incorporate environmental education in their classrooms.
  • Have attended a PLT educator workshop before attending a facilitator training.

Facilitators are expected to:

  • Represent PLT with other educators.
  • Promote PLT programs in your area.

Upcoming Facilitator Training

  • Facilitator training is offered periodically. When one becomes available, it will be posted here.
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